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Tuesday Jan 26, 2021

The aggressive Faf de Klerk tackling technique that draws comparisons to a snake

In this fascinating video, rugby coach Craig Wilson looks at Faf de Klerk’s always impressive tackle technique. Despite his size, he is a formidable tackler and regularly holds his own against far larger players.

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We recently posted about how forwards defend a try line in a similar way to how Sumo wrestlers tackle, and now this interesting video uses imagery of a snake strike to draw comparisons on how to strike at the moment on impact.

Feel free to let us know what you think.

ALSO WATCH: Faf de Klerk runs the length then fights opposition in CRAZY 10 seconds

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